Rosalind Franklin quotes

  • In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall succeed in our aims: the improvement of mankind.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Views #Succeed #Belief

  • Science and everyday life cannot and should not be separated.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Everyday #Scientist #Should

  • Science, for me, gives a partial explanation for life. In so far as it goes, it is based on fact, experience and experiment.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Giving #Facts #Explanation

  • You look at science (or at least talk of it) as some sort of demoralising invention of man, something apart from real life, and which must be cautiously guarded and kept separate from everyday existence. But science and everyday life cannot and should not be separated. Science, for me, gives a partial explanation for life. In so far as it goes, it is based on fact, experience and experiment.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Real #Science #Men

  • We wish to discuss a structure for the salt of deoxyribose nucleic acid. D.N.A. This structure has novel features which are of considerable biologic interest.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Dna #Wish #Salt

  • Conclusion: Big helix in several chains, phosphates on outside, phosphate-phosphate inter-helical bonds disrupted by water. Phosphate links available to proteins.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Dna #Water #Links

  • The results suggest a helical structure which must be very closely packed containing probably 2, 3 or 4 coaxial nucleic acid chains per helical unit and having the phosphate groups near the outside.
    -- Rosalind Franklin

    #Dna #Groups #Acid

  • No great thought, no great object, satisfies the mind at first view, nor at the last.

  • Bro Snow said I would live to see the time when brothers and sisters would marry each other in this church. All our horror at such an union was due entirely to prejudice and the offspring of such union would be healthy and pure as any other. These were the decided views of Pres. Young when alive, for Bro. S. talked to him freely on this matter.

  • If we create networks with the sole intention of getting something, we won’t succeed. We can’t pursue the benefits of networks; the benefits ensue from investments in meaningful activities and relationships.

  • It is the man who carefully advances step by step...who is bound to succeed in the greatest degree.

  • I hope that the institution will succeed in maximizing students' potential in the same way. I will give all of my stock to this institution. It will own the Bose Corporation and be funded by the Bose Corporation.

  • Mithridates, he died old. Housman's passage is based on the belief of the ancients that Mithridates the Great [c. 135-63 B.C.] had so saturated his body with poisons that none could injure him. When captured by the Romans he tried in vain to poison himself, then ordered a Gallic mercenary to kill him.

  • Your belief system saturates the space around you.

  • I have always believed that a good laugh was good for both the mental and physical digestion.

  • All money is a matter of belief.

  • There is only God. REALITY is God and has never required your belief. This reality no "one" survives. In Ultimate Reality no "one" is saved either - there is simply nothing to save you "from" : you have not emerged from any "other" and there is no place else for "you" to disappear into. Ever.